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Set at a boardinghouse in rural New Jersey in the summer of 1939, this novel revolves around four people who experience the comedies, torments, and rare pleasures of family, romance, and sex while on vacation from Brooklyn and the Depression. As the novel's perspective shifts to each of the four primary characters, four discrete stories take form, stories that Sorrentino further enriches by using a variety of literary methods--fantasies, letters, a narrative question-and-answer, fragments of dialogue and memory. Combining humor and feeling, balancing the details and the rhythms of experience, Aberration of Starlight re-creates a time and a place as it captures the sadness and value of four lives.

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ISBN:
9781564784391
Author:
Sorrentino, Gilbert
Publisher:
Dalkey Archive Press
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Vacations
Subject:
Family recreation
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Dalkey Archive
Series:
Novel American Literature
Publication Date:
19930731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
211
Dimensions:
8.50x5.70x.65 in. .65 lbs.

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